Revenue Mobilisation in Sub-Saharan Africa: Challenges from Globalisation I – Trade Reform

@article{Keen2010RevenueMI,
  title={Revenue Mobilisation in Sub-Saharan Africa: Challenges from Globalisation I – Trade Reform},
  author={Michael Keen and Mario Mansour},
  journal={ERN: Trade \& Foreign Exchange Policies in Developing Economies (Topic)},
  year={2010}
}
  • M. Keen, Mario Mansour
  • Published 4 August 2010
  • Economics
  • ERN: Trade & Foreign Exchange Policies in Developing Economies (Topic)
This is the first of two articles evaluating the nature and extent of, and possible responses to, two of the central challenges that globalisation poses for revenue mobilisation in sub-Saharan Africa: trade liberalisation, and corporate tax competition. Both articles use a new dataset with the features needed to address these issues meaningfully: a disentangling of tariff from commodity tax revenue, and a distinction between resource-related and other revenues. This first article describes that… Expand
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